After getting her MFA in Acting from UT Austin, she relocated to Los Angeles.Her credits include Closer to the Moon, Harley and the Davidsons, Out of Bounds Comedy Festival and numerous theatre productions.— Dalia Malek started stand-up in London and performed all over the UK, as well as in Ireland and Egypt.

If you believe your comedic voice is underrepresented and reflects your unique background…apply! Felix Hollywood 4-7pm Closing night party Oct 22nd at Lono Hollywood 7-10pm THEATRE LOCATIONS DURING THE FESTIVAL There are three active stages during the festival, please take note which stage your show is at when purchasing tickets.

Over the next few months we will be adding information on our many workshops, guest panels and performers. • The Second City Studio City Stage (located on 2nd floor with no elevator access) • 3 Arts Stage (located on 2nd floor with no elevator access) • The Hollywood Improv Mama’s Boy with guest Martin Garcia Mama’s Boy is an all-female improv group plus one male guest.

Scholarship award is good for one year of study in improvisation, musical improvisation, or sketch comedy writing.

The awarded applicant will receive one full length class per term (6 terms in total) in the year 2018, based on what applicant is eligible to take by Second City Hollywood’s training standards and prerequisites.

Melanie is the subject of a new documentary by Abe Forman-Greenwald that follows her stand-up journey as an Indonesian-American comic.

Her digital series, INTERNATIONAL MUTT, is currently being developed by WB’s Stage 13 and director Anna Mastro._________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The goal of this festival is to offer a platform for celebrating the unique points of view that come from diverse talent in Los Angeles and beyond.This festival will offer performers of diverse backgrounds an opportunity to explore issues of diversity across race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity through performances, panels, and workshops.Faith has written for Reductress, performed at SF Sketchfest, and was a semi-finalist at the SF International Comedy Competition.Your favorite comedian once pulled Faith aside and whispered “Hey, you’re really funny! She was last year finalist of Laugh Factory’s Funniest Person in the World as well as HBO Comedy Wings and appeared on international Late Night television.She represented Indonesia in the Semifinals of the Laugh Factory’s Funniest Person in the World Competition 2016 in Helsinki, Finland.